Latest Entertainment News

Tag Results: disney


John Oliver Cast as Zazu in The Lion King John Oliver Cast as Zazu in The Lion King
John Oliver has been cast to voice the character of Zazu in Disney's upcoming live-action The Lion King remake. Zazu, who was voiced by Rowan Atkinson in the original, is a red-billed hornbill who tries to carry himself with dignity but often finds himself losing...
07/11/2017 11:19 AM EDT  |  Read More

Ron Howard Takes Over Directing Duties on Star Wars Han Solo Film Ron Howard Takes Over Directing Duties on Star Wars Han Solo Film
The rumors turned out to be true, Ron Howard has signed on to take over as the director of the Star Wars Hans Solo project. Lucas Films made the official announcement this morning. Howard takes over after Phil Lord and Chris Miller left the production earlier this week...
06/22/2017 10:39 AM EDT  |  Read More

Han Solo Stand Alone Film In Trouble Han Solo Stand Alone Film In Trouble
After several conflicts with producer Kathleen Kennedy, Directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller have announced they are stepping away from the Untitled Star Wars Han Solo spinoff project. Claiming they were not being given the freedom necessary to run the production, an insider...
06/21/2017 9:13 AM EDT  |  Read More

Disney Releases Film Schedule Into 2021 Disney Releases Film Schedule Into 2021
Disney has announced a timeline of release dates for films today, including Star Wars: Episode IX.   Be sure to Countdown to the new release dates with the Movie Hype App . Please see the following full release schedule below: UNTITLED DISNEY FAIRY TA...
04/25/2017 2:54 PM EDT  |  Read More

Will Smith in Talks to Star as Genie in Aladdin Will Smith in Talks to Star as Genie in Aladdin
Disney is on a roll with the live-action adaptations of their animated classics, and Aladdin will be one of the next films to get the treatment. It is said that Will Smith is in talks to play the genie in the film, which will be directed by Guy Ritchie. The film has bee...
04/19/2017 3:13 PM EDT  |  Read More

Beauty and the Beast Earnings Hit the $1 Billion Mark Beauty and the Beast Earnings Hit the $1 Billion Mark
Disney's "Beauty And The Beast" has officially crossed over the $1 billion mark in worldwide earnings. The film, which was released March 16, was already 2017's top earning film, as well as being the top earning live-action movie musical of all time. T...
04/13/2017 2:40 PM EDT  |  Read More

Go on The Road with Disney's Cars 3 at The Car's Road Show Event Go on The Road with Disney's Cars 3 at The Car's Road Show Event
Off To The Races! Sunday is always the best day to enjoy a bit of car racing, whether it's NASCAR, Indy…..or hanging with our favorite Cars personalities Lightning McQueen and gang which is what we got to do today in Miami. If you haven't seen any teasers or...
04/03/2017 8:27 AM EDT  |  Read More

Lawsuit Filed Against Disney for Allegedly Stealing Idea for Zootopia Lawsuit Filed Against Disney for Allegedly Stealing Idea for Zootopia
Screenwriter Gary Goldman has filed a federal lawsuit against Disney for allegedly stealing the ideas that led them to create "Zootopia".   According to the suit, "Although The Walt Disney Company rigorously enforces its copyrights, it has developed...
03/21/2017 4:17 PM EDT  |  Read More

Russia to Investigate Beauty and the Beast for Gay Propaganda Russia to Investigate Beauty and the Beast for Gay Propaganda
Disney's Beauty and the Beast hits theaters on March 17, but not without controversy.  You may be wondering what could possibly be controversial about this animated turned live-action classic? Well, according to Russia's United Party MP, Vitaly Milonov, the fi...
03/05/2017 11:07 AM EDT  |  Read More

James Earl Jones and Donald Glover Join Disney's The Lion King James Earl Jones and Donald Glover Join Disney's The Lion King
Walt Disney Studios has announced that James Earl Jones and Donald Glover have joined the cast of their live-action version of "The Lion King". Donald Glover will voice adult Simba, while James Earl Jones will reprise the role of Mufasa, which he made famous in the...
02/20/2017 9:17 AM EDT  |  Read More